Period
to 27 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 127 136
Rank change year-on-year +48 +9 +4
Contract jobs citing SAP 35 112 128
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.99% 1.81% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 5.28% 4.64% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 92 75
Median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% -4.88%
10th Percentile £418 £401 £346
90th Percentile £600 £650 £695
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £77.50 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.62% - -
Central London median hourly rate £77.50 £52.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +47.62% +200.00% -84.85%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 663 2,413 2,644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.73% 39.01% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 1,841 1,956
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £256
90th Percentile £650 £648 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 57 71
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £15.00 £11.25 £13.23
90th Percentile £78.75 £54.45 £25.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.92 £19.25
% change year-on-year +7.58% +8.65% +6.94%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
4 7 (20.00%) Marketing
5 6 (17.14%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (17.14%) Azure
5 6 (17.14%) Electronics
5 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
5 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle
5 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 6 (17.14%) Public Sector
6 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (14.29%) ERP
6 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (11.43%) SAP CO
7 4 (11.43%) AWS
7 4 (11.43%) Python
7 4 (11.43%) SAP FI
7 4 (11.43%) Microservices
7 4 (11.43%) SDLC
7 4 (11.43%) Use Case
7 4 (11.43%) DevOps
7 4 (11.43%) Requirements Gathering
7 4 (11.43%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (8.57%) Prometheus
8 3 (8.57%) Amazon EKS

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Camtasia
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.86%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP CO
1 4 (11.43%) SAP FI
1 4 (11.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (11.43%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (5.71%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.71%) SAP SCM
3 1 (2.86%) Elite 3E
3 1 (2.86%) SAP APO
3 1 (2.86%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.86%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Azure
2 4 (11.43%) AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (5.71%) Power Platform
4 2 (5.71%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (2.86%) Force.com
5 1 (2.86%) GCP
5 1 (2.86%) Logic Apps
5 1 (2.86%) Power Automate
5 1 (2.86%) PowerApps
5 1 (2.86%) SaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.71%) Power BI
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
3 7 (20.00%) Marketing
4 6 (17.14%) Electronics
4 6 (17.14%) Public Sector
4 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
5 3 (8.57%) Banking
6 2 (5.71%) Back Office
6 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
6 2 (5.71%) Local Government
7 1 (2.86%) Billing
7 1 (2.86%) Publishing
7 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Finance Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) SAP Financial Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) SAP CO Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) SAP FI Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) SAP FI Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (5.71%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) LDAP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Graph
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.86%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Podcast
3 1 (2.86%) SCORM
3 1 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (17.14%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
3 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) DevOps
4 4 (11.43%) Microservices
4 4 (11.43%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (11.43%) SDLC
4 4 (11.43%) Use Case
5 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Workshop Facilitation
6 2 (5.71%) BPR
6 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) ABAP
3 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) R
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
1 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
1 3 (8.57%) Prometheus
1 3 (8.57%) Rancher
1 3 (8.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Ariba
2 2 (5.71%) CA
2 2 (5.71%) CyberArk
2 2 (5.71%) Thycotic
3 1 (2.86%) Aderant
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.86%) BMC
3 1 (2.86%) Brightcove
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.86%) Sybase
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) Talend
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.86%) Workday
3 1 (2.86%) YouTube